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Richard Hugo was born on December 21, 1923 in Seattle, Wash. He attended the University of Washington in Seattle and served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II. His flight experience led to his employment with Boeing from 1951 until 1963. In 1964, he left Boeing for a teaching position at the vis mere University of Montana at Missoula. Hugo was a noted author of poetry collections including A Run of Jacks, Good Luck in Cracked Italian, and The Lady in Kicking Horse Reservoir. His detailed descriptions of fishing, the landscape, and small town life are lovingly captured in his charming poems and generally reflect life in the Pacific Northwest. Full of whimsy and a delight to the reader, his poems capture the essence of regional America and everyday existence. Richard Hugo died in 1982. (Bowker Author Biography) vis mindre

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Værker af Richard Hugo

Death and the Good Life (1981) 103 eksemplarer
Selected Poems (1979) 59 eksemplarer
31 Letters and 13 Dreams: Poems (1977) 45 eksemplarer
Right Madness On Skye (1980) 34 eksemplarer
White Center (1980) 16 eksemplarer
Road Ends at Tahola (1978) 7 eksemplarer
A run of jacks ; [poems] (1961) 5 eksemplarer
Death of the Kapowsin Tavern (1965) 5 eksemplarer

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The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry (1990) — Bidragyder — 746 eksemplarer
Contemporary American Poetry (1962) — Bidragyder, nogle udgaver383 eksemplarer
Against Forgetting: Twentieth-Century Poetry of Witness (1993) — Bidragyder — 331 eksemplarer
American Religious Poems: An Anthology (2006) — Bidragyder — 161 eksemplarer
Poets of World War II (2003) — Bidragyder — 133 eksemplarer
The Hungry Ear: Poems of Food and Drink (2012) — Bidragyder — 63 eksemplarer
The Ecopoetry Anthology (2013) — Bidragyder — 48 eksemplarer
60 Years of American Poetry (1996) — Bidragyder — 28 eksemplarer
American Review 20 (1974) — Bidragyder — 11 eksemplarer
Of Solitude and Silence (1981) — Bidragyder — 10 eksemplarer
A Poet's Dozen: Fourteen Poems by Pacific Northwest Poets (1966) — Bidragyder — 3 eksemplarer
Dacotah territory 5 summer-fall 1973 — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar

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Favorite poems were "Trout", "Near Kalalock", "Landscapes", "Introduction to the Hoh", and "Letter to Matthews from Barton Street Flats".
 
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TomPfeifer | Dec 12, 2019 |
A homicide detective from Seattle is transplanted to an area near Missoula, Montana and is enjoying a quoted life that is short lived because there is a series of murders that disturbs the calm. Deputy Barnes has hisj good points and bad but he is footed in his determination to solve the crimes. He does turn out to be one of those guys who when he is not with the one he loves,loves the one he is with.
 
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Condorena | 1 anden anmeldelse | Apr 2, 2013 |
This book was included in a list I published for Christmas gifts. I named it one of the best books I had read in 2010. My article and words about this book can be found here:
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I wrote a review that covered this book as well as four others. You can find it here:
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